Teen Page

Be sure to register for our upcoming Teen Programs!


Canvas and Color Teen Paint Night
Teens in Grades 6-12 can join local artist Michelle and learn how to paint your own canvas 9x12 piece of artwork! Learn techniques using acrylic paint to create a take-home masterpiece ready to hang!  Registration required for each paint night.

Fridays @ 6:30 pm: January 26 and April 13

Manhood 2.0
The focus of this program will be to help male youths, ages 13-19, learn about healthy relationships, consent, communication, respect, responsibility, sexual health, and their role in stopping violence in their communities and among their peers.  This program is funded by the Allegheny County Department of Human Services and facilitated by the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine from Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, UPMC.  All meetings will be held at the library, and food will be provided.  For further information and to register, please contact Justin Macak at 412-580-7449 or Justin.Macak@chp.edu.

Saturdays from 1-4 pm: January 6 through February 10

Teen SAT Study Group
Junior or Senior high school students can gather once a week for 6 weeks for a small SAT study group led by a current Baldwin High School senior highly experienced in SAT study and technique. Skills taught will include strengthening math and reading abilities, learning how to approach the test and developing time management skills.  Each study session will conclude with a practice test. This group is limited to six students and is on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring your own device if possible. Registration required (register once for all 6 sessions).

Mondays from 6:30-8 pm: January 29 through March 5

Red Cross Babysitter Training
Thinking of babysitting this spring or summer? The American Red Cross will host a babysitter training course to provide knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly give care for infants and children.  This training will help participants develop leadership skills, learn how to develop a babysitting business, keep themselves and other safe, help manage behavior during babysitting and learn basic child care and first aid.  The cost is a discounted rate of $72.25/registrant which includes a take-home training handbook, emergency reference guide, CD and wallet-sized certificate of completion.  This training is available to anyone ages 11 and up.  Please bring a lunch.  Registration required.  Checks payable to Baldwin Borough Public Library are due before the training date.

Saturday, April 7 from 9 am-4:30 pm

Teen Volunteering
Think ahead to summer! Take advantage of a great opportunity to volunteer at the library during the summer of 2018!  Whether you will be a new or returning teen volunteer (entering grades 6-12), please be sure to attend both the informational meeting and the summer teen volunteer training.  Registration required for both.

Wednesday, May 2 @ 6:30 pm – Summer teen volunteer informational meeting (teen with an adult)

Wednesday, May 23 @ 5:30 pm – summer teen volunteer training (teens only – pizza provided)


Want to download and stream music, movies, TV shows and books right to your smartphone or tablet?  

hoopla_logoHoopla Digital: Borrow and stream FREE music, movies, TV shows and audiobooks with your library card. You can check out items for one week and borrow eight items a month.



OverDrive: Download and borrow eBooks for FREE with your library card.  OverDrive is the library's primary eBook and audiobook lending site.

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